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There are two gifts we should five our children: one is roots and the other is wings. Roots & Wings by shopcocoprints

SO important to remember, both as a parent and as a teacher.

....and Spiritually Speaking

The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice~ Peggy O'Mara Ellie talks to stuffed animals, dolls, her younger brothers, other kids.the SAME way we talk to HER. It's kind of scary.

Just listen

Listen earnestly to anything your children want to tell you, no matter what. If you don't listen eagerly to the little stuff when they are little, they won't tell you the big stuff when they are big. Because to them it was always big stuff.

stress relief tips

AMEN for Cyn! Love this! God gave those little children to you, mama--you. No one else can mother them like you can. You may have your work cut out for you, but you're the one cut out to accomplish it.

“[Like] a rock that is thrown in a pool starts a wave from the center which continues to enlarge until every part of the shore is touched, so your [example has its effect]. Every person who lives in this world wields an influence, whether for good or evil. It is not alone what he says [or] what he does—it is what he is. Every person radiates what he or she is. It is what we are… that affects the people around us.” –David O. McKay

We are so excited to announce our first Mommy and Me fitness classes. What better way to lead by example then working out with your mini-me. Our mission is to live by example for our kids and our …

Children Learn What They Live

I had this poem hanging on my wall as a child. Children Learn What They Live Poem by Dorothy Law Nolte

The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice.

Weekend Inspiration: On Children and Material Things

"The way we talk to our children becomes their inner voice." Give them love, encouragement and appreciation, and their inner voice will nurture them to success and happiness.

Isn’t this the best quote?  I stumbled on it a few weeks ago and I haven’t been able to stop thinking about it since.  I was especially thinking about it today because I had so many things I needed to get done and instead found myself on the floor for an hour making letters out …

The most important work

"Children are not a distraction from more important work. They are the most important work." John Trainer- i need to remember this a little more often